This name is a synonym of Elytraria imbricata (Vahl) Pers..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-26)
which reports it as a synonym (record 212724) with original publication details: Pl. Hort. Schoenbr. 1: 3 1797.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:263344-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-212724.